Other Shelters


Regional Animal Control Agencies

The Seattle Animal Shelter provides animal control services within the city limits of Seattle. If you have an emergency involving humans and animals, dial 911.

Below is a limited listing of other local animal control agencies; click on their name to view their website. If you do not know which agency services your area, contact your city hall or local police non-emergency number for assistance.

Auburn Police Department
253-931-3062

Bothell Police Department
425-486-1254

Brier Police Department
425-775-5452 or 911

Burien Animal Control
206-812-2737
Provided by Burien CARES

Des Moines Police Department
206-870-6549

Edmonds Police Department
425-771-0205

Everett Animal Shelter
425-257-6000

Federal Way Police Department
253-835-7387

Kitsap County Humane Society
360-692-6977

Lakewood Animal Control
253-830-5010

Lynnwood Police Department
425-670-5660

Medina & Hunts Point Police Department
425-577-5656

Metro Animal Services
253-841-5595
Serving Algona, Bonney Lake, Edgewood, Milton, Pacific, Puyallup and Sumner

Mill Creek Police Department
425-745-6175

Mountlake Terrace Police Department
425-744-6256

Normandy Park Animal Control
206-248-7600

Pierce County Animal Control
253-798-7387

Regional Animal Services of King County
206-296-7387 (PETS)
Serving these cities

Renton Police Department
425-430-7550

Seattle Animal Shelter
206-386-7387 (PETS)

Snohomish County Animal Control
425-388-3440

Tacoma Animal Care & Control
253-627-7387


Regional Animal Shelters

Below is a list of some other local animal shelters; click here to view or download this list in PDF format.

Auburn Valley Humane Society 
4910 A St. SE
Auburn, WA 98092
253-249-7849
Accepts strays from the city of Auburn.

Burien C.A.R.E.S.
909 SW 151st St.
Burien, WA  98166
206-812-2737
Accepts strays from the city of Burien.

Emerald City Pet Rescue
2962 First Ave. S, Suite B
Seattle, WA  98134
206-557-4661

Everett Animal Shelter
333 Smith Island Road
Everett, WA 98201
425-257-6000
Accepts strays from Bothell, City of Snohomish, Everett, Gold Bar, Granite Falls, Index, Lake Stevens, Lynnwood, Marysville, Mill Creek, Monroe, Stanwood, Tulalip, and Unincorporated Snohomish County.

Homeward Pet Adoption Center
13132 NE 177th Pl.
Woodinville, WA 98072
425-488-4444

Humane Society for Tacoma-Pierce County
2608 Center St.
Tacoma, WA 98409
253-383-2733
Accepts strays from Federal Way, Tacoma, and Unincorporated Pierce County.

Kitsap Humane Society
9167 Dickey Road NW
Silverdale, WA 98383
360-692-6977
Serves Bainbridge Island, Bremerton, Port Orchard, Poulsbo and Unincorporated Kitsap County.

MEOW Cat Rescue
10600 NE 68th St., Suite F
Kirkland, WA 98033
425-822-6369

PAWS Companion Animal Shelter
15305 44th Ave. W.
Lynnwood, WA 98087
425-787-2500
Accepts strays from Brier, Edmonds, Kenmore, Lake Forest Park, Mill Creek, Mountlake Terrace, Mukilteo, Shoreline and Woodinville.

PAWS - Cat City
5200 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite B
Seattle, WA 98105
206-782-1700
Cat Adoptions Only

Purrfect Pals
230 McRae Road NE
Arlington, WA 98223
360-652-9611
Cat Adoptions Only

Rabbit Meadows
8030 NE Bothell Way
Kenmore, WA 98028
206-365-9105
Rabbit and rodent adoptions only

Regional Animal Services of King County
21615 64th Ave. S.
Kent, WA 98032
206-296-7387
Accepts strays from these cities

Seattle Area Feline Rescue (SAFR)
14717 Aurora Ave. N.
Shoreline, WA  98133
206-659-6220

Seattle Humane
(Humane Society for Seattle & King County)
13212 SE Eastgate Way
Bellevue, WA 98005
425-641-0080
Accepts strays from Medina

Seattle Purebred Dog Rescue (SPDR)
206-654-1117

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